ENG3320 - Topics in Anglophone Literature


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Home examination
Grade: Letter grades

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Home examination 100/100 7 days

Course content

This course allows students to specialize in an area of Anglophone literature.

A more detailed description of the academic content will be made available in the reading list at the beginning of the semester.

Learning outcome


Candidates who have passed this course

- have knowledge of a specialized selection of Anglophone literature.

- are familiar with critical understandings of select Anglophone literary works.


Candidates who have passed this course

- are able to demonstrate discipline-specific and critical understanding of a specialized topic within Anglophone literature.

- are able to write independent and critical literary analysis in academic English utilizing relevant theory and secondary literary sources.

- can use digital tools to locate relevant resources.

General competence

Candidates who have passed this course

- have strong oral and writing English skills.

- can critically evaluate the credibility and relevance of different sources of knowledge.

- develop stronger cross-cultural competency skills

Learning methods and activities

Lectures/seminars, discussions, supervision. Students are required to use the digital course learning platform regularly and to make an active contribution in class.

Approved obligatory assignment is valid for 2 semesters (the semester in which the approval is given, plus the following semester).

Compulsory assignments

  • Written work(s) (approx. 3,000 words). May include an oral element.

Further on evaluation

The course is assessed by a written home examination (approx. 4000 words, 7 days).

Specific conditions

Compulsory activities from previous semester may be approved by the department.

Course materials

Curriculum/reading list will be announced at the beginning of the semester.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  7.5 SP
Study level: Second degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2023

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • English Literature
  • English
  • English Literature
Contact information
Course coordinator:

Department with academic responsibility
Department of Language and Literature


Examination arrangement: Home examination

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Autumn ORD Home examination 100/100





Room Building Number of candidates
Spring ORD Home examination 100/100 INSPERA
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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